This month, we are interviewing exceptional leaders in homeland security. We are extremely proud to continue this series with Ms. Nancy Nykamp. Ms. Nykamp was selected as the Assistant Administrator for TSA’s office of Intelligence & Analysis (I&A) in June 2020. Prior to this appointment, Ms. Nykamp served three years as Deputy Assistant Administrator of I&A.
It’s Women’s History Month! Throughout the month we’ll have our emerging leaders, Kalyna White, Lexi Weger, and Kylie Maguire interview some of the most accomplished and amazing women in homeland! Stay tuned throughout March for much, much more with women who were the FIRST, the leaders, the founders, the CEOs trailblazing in homeland security. Today,…
Stay tuned throughout March as HSToday and Women in Homeland Security partner to interview some of the most accomplished and amazing women in homeland!
Keith Jones has been appointed as the Department of State’s Chief Information Officer. Jones has previously spent over 36 years in the federal government, having retired from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in October 2018, where he served as acting Chief Information Officer and Principal Deputy Chief Information Officer.
On December 15, a panel of national security experts called on the incoming Biden administration to press U.S. defense and intelligence agencies to do more about climate change.
The COVID-19 pandemic will have repercussions that will follow the planet for years. The economic, social, healthcare, and environmental outcomes from the pandemic will remain, even once the pandemic itself is resolved. Seven experts from the World Economic Forum have given seven different perspectives on the pandemic’s environmental repercussions. Here are the seven impacts of…
The U.S. House and Senate recently passed their versions of the Fiscal Year 2021 National Defense Authorization Act.
FEMA has recently opened the FY20 Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) Notification of Funding Opportunities (NOFOs) for the Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) grant program and the new Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) pre-disaster mitigation grant programs. The FMA grant program provides states, local communities, tribes, and territories with funding for mitigation activity to strengthen the…
The COVID-19 pandemic is, according to the World Economic Forum, calling for a “great reset”, where the world acts in unity to revitalize aspects of today’s society and economy.
On March 11, the Full House Armed Services Committee held a hearing on “National Security Challenges and U.S. Military Activity in North and South America.”
According to reports from the United Nations, the lasting effects of nuclear testing will persist for centuries.
Report found that despite low recidivism rates overall there was no way to guarantee that a terrorist had truly been rehabilitated, ultimately putting others at risk.
The watchdog found that DHS did not always plan for or update the number of federal personnel needed to oversee such contracts. DHS also did not offer guidance on how to prevent contractors from performing prohibited work.
Passengers are encouraged to wear facial protection and individuals may be asked to momentarily lower their facial covering for identity verification purposes, or if screening equipment alarms on it.
GAO made several recommendations to GAO in October 2019, which the agency disagrees with and have therefore not been met. These relate to the potentially harmful effects of climate change on human health and the environment.
During a recent study break, my five girl friends and I piled into an Uber for a trip to the famous and beloved In-N-Out, a fast-food burger joint dotted all over California.
The program focuses on protecting election data and will help ensure that cloud-based storage services housing voter data are properly configured.
Ziobrowski’s account, which he created in 2009, became “more violent and threatening” over time, according to officials. He is accused of repeatedly tweeting his desire to “slit” McCain’s throat.
As drones continue to proliferate, the counter-drone needs of American law enforcement and national security agencies will only grow.
Researchers analyzed and found vulnerabilities in a number of successful commercial smart irrigation systems, including GreenIQ, BlueSpray, and RainMachine, which all enable attackers to remotely turn watering systems on and off at will.